Oct 30, 2017 By Frank Valish Web Exclusive

With Manchester North of England, Cherry Red Records presents a mammoth seven disc auditory history of independent Manchester music from 1977 to 1993. More

Oct 27, 2017 By Stephen Mayne

President Donald Trump can pull out of the Paris Agreement, but that doesn't mean everyone else gives up so easily. This week we speak to musicians Rebecca Foon and Jesse Paris Smith who started Pathway to Paris as a way to bring music and climate experts together for a series of concerts.  More

Oct 22, 2017 By Zach Hollwedel

After nine incredible (and exhausting) days chockablock with films, parties, roundtables and events, the 28th New Orleans Film Festival came to a close this past Thursday. More

Oct 20, 2017 By Stephen Mayne Web Exclusive

As the Harvey Weinstein fallout continues to unfold, it's a reminder that the crimes he stands accused of are not exactly rare, nor are they confined to the world of tarnished Hollywood glitz. Like every other part of society, the music industry is also riddled with similar stories. We look at that this week, alongside President Trump insulting various people and imperiling the safety of the world. Not that he doesn't do the same thing most weeks.  More

Oct 19, 2017 By Frank Valish Web Exclusive

With Justhipper, Cherry Red Records provides a welcome revisiting of James' first two albums, with bonus material to boot.


Oct 15, 2017 By Zach Hollwedel

"Welcome everyone, to Saturday morning cartoons," the venue coordinator at the Ace Hotel greeted the audience before the Animated Shorts Block Saturday morning. More

Oct 13, 2017 By Stephen Mayne Web Exclusive

After a week off, we return to look at Trump's regular outbursts, his threats to end aid to U.S. citizens, and efforts to weaken healthcare for the most vulnerable in the country. On top of that, rappers have been calling out both the President and the Vice President while standing up to racists in public. And there's some Beyoncé too.  More

Oct 11, 2017 By Zach Hollwedel

In addition to Mardi Gras, the New Orleans Film Festival is one of the best times of year in the Big Easy. Now, after a year of waiting for the festivities to begin anew, Opening Night of the 28th NOFF is finally upon us. More

Oct 04, 2017 By Austin Trunick

President Lincoln shook his head, and patted the axe fixed to his belt. “I got this,” he told her. More